Events

Australia’s favourite ‘kidult’ comedians, The Listies, are bringing their best-smelling book Ickypedia: A Dictionary of Disgusting New Words to the Gunnedah stage. Ickypedia will be held at the Gunnedah Town Hall on Saturday, 5 May from 1.00pm. Ickypedia is a seriously silly show that answers all of life’s unimportant questions: How...
A number of events and services will be held throughout the Gunnedah Shire on ANZAC Day to commemorate the fallen and pay tribute to the sacrifices made by men and women of war. Veterans and servicemen and women from across generations of armed conflicts bearing their medals will assemble and...
Gunnedah Bicentennial Creative Arts Gallery will play host to an exhibition from the Tamworth Regional Art Collective, titled Threads and Brushes. The official opening of the exhibition will be held at the gallery on Friday, 20 April 2018 from 6.00pm. Tamworth Regional Art Collective is made up of accomplished regional artists,...
Entertainer Chris Cook believes the single most significant influence on his musical development is Slim Dusty. Gunnedah Shire Council brings Chris Cook’s Dustier Than Ever – Slim Dusty Tribute Concert to the Gunnedah Town Hall on April 15 from 3.00pm. Chris saw Slim Dusty in concert 10 times and vividly remembers...
First held in 1823, the Show is Australia's largest annual ticketed event, attracting over 850,000 attendees on average.  Revenue generated by it allows the RAS to invest in agricultural programs, competitions, education, youth and rural NSW. In all, the RAS invests almost $7 million annually in these activities which...
Vivid Sydney is a unique annual event of light, music and ideas, featuring an outdoor 'gallery' of extraordinary lighting sculptures, a cutting-edge contemporary music program, some of the world's most important creative industry forums and, of course, the spectacular illumination of the Sydney Opera House sails. The multi-award-winning winter festival...
The 40th anniversary of the Mardi Gras in Sydney last Saturday was absolutely spectacular with 200 Floats & 12,000 people attending the parade celebrated by several 100s of thousands of people between Hyde Park and Moore Park. On Saturday night an estimated 300,000 spectators filled the streets to watch over 12,000 participants take...
Allison Forbes grew up just outside Tamworth with the Country Music Festival significant in her life. Watching the stars gather every year in her home town, she yearned to be a part of it. Allison dabbled in every musical genre over the years. On the turn of a coin she...